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Even in Poorer Neighborhoods, the Wealthy Are Lining Up for Vaccines

Even in Poorer Neighborhoods, the Wealthy Are Lining Up for Vaccines

Even in Poorer Neighborhoods, the Wealthy Are Lining Up for Vaccines Even in Poorer Neighborhoods, the Wealthy Are Lining Up for Vaccines “It looked like maybe Ward 3 was being punished for being more computer savvy,” said Mary Cheh, a city council member representing the ward, where houses in neighborhoods near American University or the Potomac River routinely sell for …

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A Washington hospital system apologizes after offering vaccines to wealthy donors.

A Washington hospital system apologizes after offering vaccines to wealthy donors.

A Washington hospital system apologizes after offering vaccines to wealthy donors. A Washington hospital system apologizes after offering vaccines to wealthy donors. A Washington hospital system apologized after The Seattle Times reported that it had offered vaccines to wealthy donors while others went without the coveted shots. Overlake Medical Center & Clinics sent an email to about 110 donors who …

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Covax, an international health group, announces vaccine deals to help less wealthy countries.

Covax, an international health group, announces vaccine deals to help less wealthy countries.

Covax, an international health group, announces vaccine deals to help less wealthy countries. Covax, an international health group, announces vaccine deals to help less wealthy countries. Leaders of an international body established to promote global access to coronavirus vaccines, known as Covax, announced on Friday that the effort had reached additional deals with manufacturers that would allow it to access …

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Two Wealthy Sri Lankan Brothers Became Suicide Bombers. But Why?

Two Wealthy Sri Lankan Brothers Became Suicide Bombers. But Why?

Two Wealthy Sri Lankan Brothers Became Suicide Bombers. But Why? Two Wealthy Sri Lankan Brothers Became Suicide Bombers. But Why? Inshaf also grew out his beard, and he, too, stopped speaking to his atheist brother. In 2018, the brothers quit Ishana’s board. Inshaf had always been uneasy with Hajiar taking out bank loans, because earning interest conflicts with Islamic strictures. …

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Wealthy Fliers Worried About Coronavirus Turn to Private Jet Service

Wealthy Fliers Worried About Coronavirus Turn to Private Jet Service

Wealthy Fliers Worried About Coronavirus Turn to Private Jet Service Wealthy Fliers Worried About Coronavirus Turn to Private Jet Service Commercial air travel has plummeted in the pandemic, but interest in private jet service is surging, particularly among people who have not paid to fly privately before. For years, jet service providers have ferried corporate executives and wealthy leisure travelers …

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Wealthy Norwegian Businessman Charged With Murdering Missing Wife

Wealthy Norwegian Businessman Charged With Murdering Missing Wife

Wealthy Norwegian Businessman Charged With Murdering Missing Wife Wealthy Norwegian Businessman Charged With Murdering Missing Wife OSLO — Norwegian police arrested one of Norway’s wealthiest people on Tuesday and charged him with murdering his missing wife, the latest twist in a case that has riveted the country for more than 18 months. The man, Tom Hagen, 70, was charged with …

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‘It Changed So Fast’: Oil Is Making Guyana Wealthy but Intensifying Tensions

‘It Changed So Fast’: Oil Is Making Guyana Wealthy but Intensifying Tensions

GEORGETOWN, Guyana — On a sprawling abandoned sugar estate by the coast of Guyana, the scale of the changes sweeping across the country is immediately visible. In just a few years, enormous warehouses and office buildings servicing international oil companies have sprung up amid the shrub land, irrigation canals and fields of wild cane. People are “moving from cutting cane …

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AOC calls for end to ‘preferential treatment’ for wealthy in coronavirus response

AOC calls for end to ‘preferential treatment’ for wealthy in coronavirus response

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has called for a rent freeze in New York to address “preferential treatment” for the wealthy in the state’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.  New York governor Andrew Cuomo has issued a 90-day suspension of mortgage payments to alleviate the economic impact of the pandemic, but has not done the same for renters. Instead, evictions will be suspended …

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